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Introduction to Medical Terminology

Pearson Workforce Education

$149.00

This complete and interactive online course, developed by Pearson Workforce Education, explores the language used by medical professionals to accurately describe the human body and associated components, conditions, processes and procedures. Understanding commonly used medical terminology is foundational to medical record coding and other healthcare disciplines.

CEUs:     24 AHIMA      24 AAPC

This complete and interactive online course explores the language used by medical professionals to accurately describe the human body and associated components, conditions, processes and procedures. Understanding commonly used medical terminology is foundational to medical record coding and other healthcare disciplines.

  • Covers the key body systems including
    • the Human Body,
    • the Skeletal System,
    • the Muscular System,
    • the Cardiovascular System,
    • the Lymphatic and Immune Systems,
    • the Respiratory System,
    • the Digestive System,
    • the Urinary System,
    • the Nervous System,
    • Special Senses: the Eyes and Ears,
    • the Integumentary System, and
    • the Reproductive System.
  • Medical terminology for body structure and body function
  • Medical terminology’s use of word parts such as roots, suffixes, and prefixes to construct meaningful terms
  • The symbols used in healthcare documentation
  • Abbreviations used by healthcare providers
  • The application of this new language in the field of healthcare

Course Features
• Interactive, online, self-paced instruction
• Ebook integrated into the course and included in the price
• 5 lessons
• 41 hours of instruction
• 24 x 7 online access, anywhere in the world with Internet access
• Course available for 26 weeks from initial enrollment
• Online, self-paced instruction
• Non-lab course
• Multimedia course delivery incorporating video and audio presentations
• Structured lesson plan which includes Check list, Objectives, Presentation, and Quiz to ensure mastery of material
• Final exam
• No experience required and no prerequisites!

Pearson

Libman Education partners with Pearson Workforce Education to provide foundational medical courses. Pearson is the world’s learning company, with expertise in educational courseware and assessment, and a range of teaching and learning services powered by technology. Pearson’s mission is to help people make progress through access to better learning. Pearson believes that learning opens up opportunities, creating fulfilling careers and better lives.

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